I am pleased to announce that we have officially launched Digital Rights Watch, a new advocacy organisation to protect the human rights of Australian internet users. I am the Deputy Chair of this new non-profit. We have a great Board
QUT’s Intellectual Property and Innovation Law Research program has lodged a submission to the Attorney-General’s Department calling on the Australian Government to take clear positive steps to address the book famine. The book famine is a massive an ongoing problem.
In 1993, recording engineer and musician Steve Albini famously laid out an insider’s view of The Problem with Music. Albini criticised the label-dominated music industry’s exploitation of musicians. Musicians participated willingly in their own exploitation due to the difficulties of
I have a new article in press with the Harvard Journal of Law & Technology. I’m interested in comments on the post-print draft. Abstract: Modern copyright law is based on the inescapable assumption that users, given the choice, will free-ride